Trump-endorsed Katie Britt wins Alabama GOP Senate primary runoff election against Rep. Mo Brooks

The runoff election between Britt and Brooks came after neither candidate garnered more than 50% of the vote in the May 24 primary election. Both candidates were running to replace retiring Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., who has served more than 35 years in Congress and tossed his support behind Britt.

Senate candidates Katie Britt (L) e Mo Brooks (R)

Senate candidates Katie Britt (L) e Mo Brooks (R) (Andi Rice, Bloomberg tramite Getty Images / Foto AP, Vasha Hunt)


briscola, who has weighed in on multiple races taking place across the country ahead of the 2022 midterm elections and received immense support from Alabamians in both the 2016 e 2020 presidential elections, initially endorsed Brooks last year. Lui later rescinded his endorsement and accused Brooks, one of few members in Congress who offered overwhelming support for Trump following his loss in the 2020 Elezioni presidenziali, of going “si svegliò” when he told voters in the state it was time to place focus on the 2022 e 2024 elezioni.

Two weeks before the runoff election, Trump endorsed Britt as she gained in the polls and said in a statement that she isa fearless America First Warrior.Speaking to Fox News Digital in an interview last week, Britt said she wasexcited and gratefulto have Trump’s support aspeople are ready for new blood.


Alabamians loved the president,” ha detto in quel momento. “They miss the America First agenda and they are ready for our country to get back on track.

Katie Britt, US Republican Senate candidate for Alabama, speaks during an election night watch event in Montgomery, Alabama

Katie Britt, US Republican Senate candidate for Alabama, speaks during an election night watch event in Montgomery, Alabama (Andi Rice/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Ahead of the election, Brooks, who told Fox News Digital he had not spoken with Trump since he lost his endorsement and insisted during an interview last week with that the former presidenthas no loyalty to anyone or anything but himself,” said he was theMAGA candidatein the race. Britt responded to Brooksremarks and insisted that Trump hadtold who the MAGA candidatewas in the race.

Britt formerly served as an aide to Shelby and served as his chief of staff from 2016 per 2018.

Britt will now face off against Will Boyd, the state’s Democratic nominee for Senate, in the Nov. 8 general election where she is expected to succeed in the deep red state.

Boyd is a pastor and a former Democratic Party county chair.

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